Photo #: NH 103189
Light Minelayers (ex-destroyers)
At the Boston Navy Yard, Charlestown, Massachusetts, circa mid- 1921.
Photographed by H.J. Darley, 46 Water Street, Charlestown, Massachusetts.
These ships, all still wearing their destroyer bow numbers with the mine force insignia painted on immediately behind, are (from left to right):
The original print bears a hand-written note referring to a Commandant, Boston Navy Yard letter of 4 October 1921.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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Image posted 3 November 2005